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Colon loses ideal game in eighth inning

Colon, 44, would have become the oldest Major League Baseball pitcher to throw a no-hitter. Opposing fans in Houston gave Colon a standing ovation, and he clapped his bare hand softly against the outside of his glove. Two outs later, Colon was pulled with the score tied at 1. In a true pitchers' duel, Astros ace Justin Verlander had allowed just one run off one hit with 11 strikeouts through eight innings. Read More »

Spurs' Harry Kane can't make Golden Boot his main focus - Dele Alli

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Of course I can not lie - it is in my mind. In that time Spurs have all-but booked their Champions League spot for a third successive season and they could pour more misery on a faltering City side. Addressing the matter, a laughing Salah replied: "I don't want to say anything about that!" "It's also very close, it's just seven goals, but let's see", Salah said. Read More »

Salah hits 40 goal mark as Liverpool beat Bournemouth in Premier League

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Henderson curled a teasing cross into the penalty area and Mane found a pocket of space inside the Bournemouth area to glance a header at goal which goalkeeper Asmir Begovic parried. All of Liverpool's prolific front three were on target as Sadio Mane and Roberto Firmino struck either side of Salah's deft header to take their combined tally for the season to 82. Read More »

Five things we learned from the Premier League

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Sterling did well to get into great goalscoring positions, stretching the Tottenham defence, and though he did miss a couple of easy chances, he scored the third and exorcised some of his demons from the previous weekend, when his profligacy in front of goal was one of the reasons his side lost to United. Read More »

Ohtani hits 3-run triple in Angels' win over Royals

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Well, to put it in perspective, only 10 Angels players built up a 1.0 WAR over the course of THE ENTIRE SEASON past year. Gamblers can wager on the game's total with odds sitting at -125 for over nine runs and +105 for under nine. They are now averaging just 2.91 runs per game this season while allowing 4.45 per contest. The team has slashed.271/.337/.382 over its last five matchups and is 1-4 SU during that span. Read More »

Brighton boss Hughton frustrated with Crystal Palace defeat: 2 equalising chances

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The Eagles have been hindered by notable injuries over the last few months and the recent return of influential attacker Wilfried Zaha is a welcome boost. Most of their success has come at the Amex Stadium where they have taken 25 points and lost just four games. Crystal Palace winger Wilfried Zaha has hit back at critics in the media and on the Internet who accuse him of going to ground too easily. Read More »

Vincent Kompany returns for Manchester City

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Vincent Kompany says it's too early to say whether they are the best EPL team ever. "I've never been able to retain a title and I want to see if this team can be even more successful". "One thing he [Guardiola] has been able to transfer is that hunger and desire to never be satisfied", said Kompany. It is one title. "Everyone that plays under him will have had success because of him, because he has the ability to unlock the full potential". Read More »

Gronkowski won't be present for first day of offseason program

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With 474 catches for 7,179 yards and 76 touchdowns in his career through only eight seasons, the 28-year-old Gronkowski is already among the most productive tight ends in National Football League history. After an injury-plagued 2016, Gronk appeared in 14 games last season and finished with 69 receptions for 1,084 yards and eight touchdowns en route to his fifth Pro Bowl and fourth All-Pro First Team nod. Read More »

Manchester City win the title: How pundits, managers, players reacted

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This time they have secured the title with five games to spare after a season in which they have never been challenged, losing just twice and scoring 93 goals thus far. I'm sorry, it's much more important what these guys have done this season. "But my team mates might roll their eyes when I say this: I want to see how the reaction is going to be now". Read More »

NBA Playoffs recap: Indiana Pacers vs. Cleveland Cavaliers, Game 1 Betting Odds

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The fourth-seeded Cavs were thought to have a switch, because James always does, but it didn't look like that during Game 1 , as they were humiliated right from the start, as No. The East playoff bracket even sets Cleveland up to potentially face the exact same path to the finals that they took last season. I cannot say that history won't repeat itself, but the Pacers won't go out quietly, that I can assure you. Read More »

Jordan Ayew Elated To Score On Return From Suspension

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Jordan Ayew's second-half strike secured that all-important point for the Swans to put them five points clear of the drop. The Toffees, meanwhile, are looking to bounce back from disappointing results against Manchester City and bitter rivals Liverpool , and will look to make it successive victories on the road for the first time since September 2016 after they saw off struggling Stoke City 2-1 before the match worldwide break. Read More »

Khris Middleton Sends Playoff Game To Overtime With Insane 3-Pointer

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At times this season, they've looked like a team that could be challenging for the Eastern Conference crown in a year or two. Irving was leading the Celtics , averaging 24.4 ppg, which was 2.4 points above his career average. With everyone out, this could be more of a coin toss. On paper the Celts shouldn't even be in the postseason, much less hosting a first-round series with home court advantage. Read More »

Manchester United 0-1 West Brom: Jay Rodriguez plays the king maker

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City could have been crowned champions last week had they not surrendered a two-goal lead to lose 3-2 against United. Mourinho said his players were "masters in complicated football". "We played against a really formidable team today", Moore told the BBC . Former Manchester City defender Andy Hinchcliffe on Sky Sports: They have been the dominant force this season and, with the style in which they play, they are the best side the Premier League I have seen. Read More »

Malaga vs. Real Madrid live stream

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Everyone has their own opinion on whether it was a penalty or not, I'm not going to discuss that, but I'm angry that people are talking of a robbery. 'I'm furious about that. "We can't change that, but I'll always defend my players". Malaga sit in last place in La Liga, and they're all but relegated with seven matches still to play. Read More »

New York Knicks: 5 goals for the 2018 offseason

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All-Star forward Kristaps Porzingis says he doesn't need to have any input on the New York Knicks' coaching search . I want them to want me. "I think they will make the right decisions, so we have to trust them". Moments before the Cleveland Cavaliers took the court for their 2018 NBA Playoffs opener, one of their former head coaches found himself in the news. Read More »

PSG star Neymar reveals which game he expects to return for

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However, some good news is that Neymar expects to be back in action in May, telling NBC: "I need about a month, but it is healing well". The 26-year-old sustained the injury playing for Paris Saint-Germain against Marseille. Those are the words of Pini Zahavi , an intermediary in Neymar's world-record move from Barcelona to PSG last summer. "The speed of his recovery in the next 10 days will allow the right date to be set for a return to training without any restrictions", was all ... Read More »

German Bundesliga Report: Bayern Munich v Borussia Monchengladbach 14 April 2018

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In 2013 as he was set to retire for the first time, Bayern announced Pep Guardiola before the season was over and Heynckes bowed out in the best way possible - with a treble. Frankfurt now lie in 6th place in the Bundesliga, five points away from Champions League qualification, with four games to go. But, there is the risk that their final weeks of the season could see a downturn in form as Kovac's mind begins to shift towards Bayern - who Frankfurt could go up against in the DFB-Pokal final ... Read More »

Manchester United 0-1 West Brom: Red Devils concede title

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In his absence, Albion have lurched to defeat after defeat and are now bottom of the Premier League table and 10 points from safety. United , fresh off a win in the Manchester derby, will be looking to keep the momentum going despite the fact they have little to play for at this stage of the season. Read More »

RBC Heritage: Ian Poulter grabs Round 3 lead

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Bryson DeChambeau fired a seven-under 64 during Friday's second round of the 2018 RBC Heritage to grab a one-shot lead at 10 under heading into the weekend at Harbour Town Golf Links in Hilton Head, South Carolina. "I'm figuring out a lot of great things that are helping me on the golf course ", he said. List took off with three straight birdies on Nos. Follow this PGA Tour leaderboard for the third round of the RBC Heritage . Read More »

Poirier stops Gaethje in 4th round of absolute barn burner

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A fist fight. That's what I've been preparing for for 12 weeks. "I just stayed tough and believed in myself, got it done". First, it was his stunning comeback victory win over Michael Johnson , next, it was his violent brawl with Eddie Alvarez and yesterday, he managed to maintain his own ridiculous standard with a heroic but ultimately unsuccessful clash with Dustin Poirier . Read More »

Eagles CB Daryl Worley tased, arrested, report says

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Worley was also reportedly found with a gun. Early this morning, Worley was tasered and arrested during a confrontation with Philadelphia police near the Eagles' facility. Worley entered a no contest plea and was given a six-month suspended sentence for an altercation with a woman outside a nightclub, when he was in college. Read More »

Red Sox off to Best Start in Franchise History

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Playing time has been hard to come by for Swihart, but Cora was happy to get him into the game. "How on Earth will the Boston Red Sox match the New York Yankees' one-two punch of Aaron Judge and Giancarlo Stanton?" Martinez did big damage in limited action against the Orioles last season, belting three homers with eight RBI's in seven at bats, and he went 2 for 4 with an RBI in Friday's win. Read More »

Max Verstappen takes blame for Sebastian Vettel collision

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It looked like the win would be decided between Mercedes and Ferrari once again, until the safety vehicle handed a strong advantage to Red Bull , whose drivers started cutting through the front-runners at a frantic pace in the closing stages of the race. Read More »

Ronaldo thwarts epic Juventus comeback to lead Real Madrid into CL semis

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Cristiano Ronaldo is now the first player in Champions League history to score in 11 straight games, and has put Real Madrid on his back to lead them to their record 13th Champions League semifinal. The injury time penalty ensured the tie ended with fitting drama, Ronaldo beating substitute keeper Szczesny from the spot after Buffon was sent off when his protests at the spot-kick became too heated for referee Oliver. Read More »

Gianluigi Buffon won't back down over Michael Oliver comments

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For so long the Champions League has been the elusive trophy, the trophy he has needed to complete the set and sign off on an enviably illustrious career. After seeing red, Buffon was scathing of Oliver following the match, saying the Englishman had a "trash can" instead of a heart , while dismissing the official's ability to referee in such a high-profile match. Read More »